Bifidobacterium dentium

Bifidobacterium dentium

a bacterial species recovered in association with dental caries and periodontal disease. It is also an opportunistic pathogen, recovered in mixed infections associated with abscess formation.

Bi·fi·do·bac·te·ri·um den·ti·um

(bī'fī-dō-bak-tēr'ē-ŭm den'shē-ŭm)
A bacterial species recovered in association with dental caries and periodontal disease. It is also an opportunistic pathogen, recovered in mixed infections associated with abscess formation.

Bi·fi·do·bac·te·ri·um den·ti·um

(bī'fī-dō-bak-tēr'ē-ŭm den'shē-ŭm)
Opportunistic bacterial species recovered in association with dental caries and periodontal disease, and with mixed infections associated with abscess formation.
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LC071806.1 3 B 3 519 100 Bifidobacterium dentium 16S rADN: JN004065.1 4 B 4 526 100 Bifidobacterium pseudolongum subsp.
The microflora gained the following Gram(+) anaerobes: Bifidobacterium dentium, Bifidobacterium ovatus, Clostridium chauvoei, Gemella morbillorum, and Propionibacterium propionicum.
Antimicrobial, antioxidant, hepatoprotective and antitumor properties of these microorganisms (Actinomyces meyeri, Actinomyces odontolyticus, Bacteroides ovatus, Bifidobacterium bifidum, Bifidobacterium breve, Bifidobacterium dentium, Clostridium butyricum, Clostridium beijerinckii, Enterococcus gallinarum, Enterococcus faecalis, Escherichia coli, Eubacterium aerofaciens, Eubacterium lentum, Lactobacillus spp., Leptotrichia buccalis, Micrococcus spp., Neisseria mucosa, Peptostreptococcus asaccharolyticus, Sarcina spp., Staphylococcus xylosis, Staphylococcus cohni, Staphylococcus capitis, Streptococcus agalactiae) have been only subsequently studied, and each of the strains was assigned a number from No.1 to No.
Test Result Comment Catalase Negative Excludes Nocardia, Nocardiopsis, Streptomyces, Mycobacterium fortuitum, Bifidobacterium dentium, Actinomyces neuii, Actinomyces viscosus Nitrate reduction Positive Excludes Actinomyces turicensis, Actinomyces radingae, Actinomyces europaeus Colony pigment/ color Grayish-white Excludes Actinomyces Non-pigmented odontolyticus Colony texture Rough Excludes Actinomyces naeslundii (geno.1), Actinomyces gerencseriae Urea hydrolysis test Negative Excludes Actinomyces naeslundii, Actinomyces viscosus Voges-Proskauer test Negative Fermentation of Positive glucose, maltose, sucrose Fermentation of Positive Suggest Actinomyces israelii arabinose, sorbitol
"We identified, to our knowledge, the first bifidobacterial strain, Bifidobacterium dentium, that is capable of secreting large amounts of gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA).
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): In a new genetic study, researchers have uncovered the complete genetic make-up of the cavity-causing bacterium Bifidobacterium dentium Bd1.